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1 Collier, D. M. B. & Malone, C. l'Eestrange Manchoukuo Jewel of Asia
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1936 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
London: George Allen & Unwin, 1936 267 pp + four pp of ads. Sixteen B&W plates plus one map. Manchurian culture plus somewhat of an apology for the Japanese occupation. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Chinese bookseller's label rear endpapers. Red cloth boards are clean, undamaged with just a little bumping to extremities. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 
Price: 53.00 USD
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2 Curzon, George N. Problems of the Far East: Japan - Korea- China
New York Longman, Green & Co 1896 New and Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: Longman, Green & Co., 1896 xx1, 444 pp with color folding map bound in after text plus one map in text. B&W illustrations throughout text. This second edition was revised after the Sino-Japanese War of 1894 to bring the new power realities up to date. " From the preface: ".the wisest lessons for the emancipated and new, are still to be derived from the ascendency of the British character, and under the shelter, where so required of British dominion."Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Map is "as new." Dark red cloth boards with gold-stamped titles are rubbed at extremities else VG+. New and Revised Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 180.00 USD
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3 Ekvall, Robert B. Faithful Echo (signed)
NYC Twayne Publishers 1960 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Signed
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 125 pp. The difficulties of English to Chinese translation by the American interpreter at the Korean Peace treaty at Panmunjom. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Short sedication from Ekvall on first free page. Red cloth boards are VG, clean and undamaged. DJ is clean and intact, not price-clipped, with light edgewear. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Erman, Adolf Travels in Siberia: Including Excursions Northwards Down the Obi, to the Polar Circle, and Southwards, to the Chinese Frontier Vols 1 & 2
London Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans 1848 Hardcover Very Good Plus No Jacket as Published Jacket 
London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1848 Vol 1 xi + 405 pp, Foldout map bound frontis Vol. 2 ix, 536 pps. Bound in marbled paper with dark green leather quarter binding, marbled endpapers. No internal martkings save for previous owner's name on title page on both volumes. Volume 1 map is undamaged save for a closed tear where the map joins the binding. Bindings are clean and undamaged with a little rubbing to corners and spine ends. In extraordinarily good condition for their age. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Quarter Leather. Very Good Plus/No Jacket as Published. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 815.00 USD
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5 Kerner, Robert J. Northeastern Asia: a Selected Bibliography Contributions to the Bibliography of the Relations of China, Russia, and Japan, with Special Reference to Korea, Manchuria, Mongolia and Eastern Siberia in Oriental and European Languages Vols 1 & 2
New York Burt Franklin 1968 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
New York: Burt Franklin, 1968 Vol.1, 675 pp, , Vol 2, 621 pp. A reprint of the 1939 edition with text in English, Russian and Japanese. A comprehensive work, over 1,300 pages, with reference to almost 14,000 works in all subjects, and a basic reference in this area. Includes extensive introductions in each volume. thick 8vo [23.5 x 16 cm]; 2 volumes complete Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Green cloth bindings are clean, bright, sound. Volume 1 front endpapers may have become stuck together and then pried apart at one time leaving the edges a little uneven, other then that the two volumes are "fine.". Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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6 Lattimore, Owen The Mongols of Manchuria Their Tribal Divisions Geographical Distribution Historical Relatrions with Manchus and Chinese and Their Present Political Problems
New York The John Day Company 1934 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: The John Day Company, 1934 311 pp with one fold-out map, and a bibliography. Owen Lattimore spent his childhood in China, his fluent command of Mongol and Chinese and his wide acquaintance with Mongol leaders made him the leading authority on Mongolia and Mongol problems. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Beige cloth boards with red stamped titles are clean, undamaged save for fading to spine. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7 Logan, Thomas F. Manchuria Land of Opportunities Illustrated from Photographs with Diagrams and Maps
New York South Manchuria Railway 1922 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: South Manchuria Railway, 1922 113 pp with B&W plates and a fold-out map. Written by an American, the book justifies and praises the Japanese occupation of Manchuria. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Tan paper boards with a tan cloth spine are clean and undamaged, front board slightly bowed. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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8 Ordladnikov, A.P. Ancient Population of Siberia and Its Cultures
New York AMS Press 1971 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
New York: AMS Press, 1971 96 pp with 25 pp og B&W drawings and three maps. Russian translation series of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology Harvard University Vol. 1 No.1. A reprint of the original 1959 publication. text is clean, tight and unmarked. Black glazed cloth boards with gold-stamped titles along spine are clean and undamaged. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Buckram. Near Fine/No Jacket. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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9 Republic of Korea Korea Reborn a Grateful Nation Honors War Veterans for 60 Years of Growth
Republic of Korea 2013 061584748X / 9780615847481 First Hardcover As New As New Jacket 
9" x11" 161 glossy pps. profusely illustrated with B/W and 4-color photgraphs.Text, brown textured boards with silver stamping and DJ As New. This publication was distributed to American and Korean war veterans as a gift of the Republic of South Korea. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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10 Roerich, Nicolas Izbrannye Trudy [extracts from: Trails To Inmost Asia - The Blue Annals, The Animal Style Among the Nomads of Northern Tibet Etc.
Moscow Izdatel'stvo Nauka, Glavnaia Redaktsiia Vostochnoi Literatury 1967 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Moscow: Izdatel'stvo Nauka, Glavnaia Redaktsiia Vostochnoi Literatury, 1967 571 pp.with B&W portrait of Roerich frontis. Title page and forward are in Russian, title page spells author's name in the Russian style "Rerikh" A series of essays in English consisting of extracts from Roerich's works on Buddhism, Central Asian linguistics and Tibetan culture. Contains: "The animal style among the nomad tribes of Northern Tibet," "Trails to Innermost Asia," Studies in the Kalacakra," "The ceremony of breaking the stone," "The epic of king Kesar of Ling," " Kun-mkhyen Chos-kyi bodzer and the origin of the Mongol alphabet," The author of the Hor-Chos-bbyun," "Les troupes alanes a l'epoque mongol, "(in French, ) "Tibetan loan-words in Mongolian," " The Blue Annals," and the "Biography of Dharmasvanin." Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Beige cloth boards with gold-stamped titles have light soil, no damage. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 165.00 USD
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11 Russ, Martin The Last Parallel A Marine's War Journal
Rinehart and Co 1957 Hard Cover Good No DJ 
5.75" x 8.25" BOMC. 333 pps. Some b/w line illustrations.in text. Text is clean, tight, bright and unmarked. Green cloth cover with black spine dulled. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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12 Sakuri, Tadayoshi Translated By Masujiro Honda and Alice M. Bacon Human Bullets (niku-dan)
Tokyo, Japan Teibi Publishing Co 1910 Seventh Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Tokyo, Japan: Teibi Publishing Co., 1910 iv, 250 (2) pp with three B&W plates. Seventh edition. The Russo-Japanese War and the seige of Port Arthur as seen by a Japanese soldier participant. Text is tight and unmarked, with light soil on a few pages and some foxing. Grey paper boards with redcloth quarter-binding and god-stamped titles are in "good minus" condition wuth the paper flaking along the board edges. Size: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. Seventh Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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13 Scherer, James C. Japan Defies the World the Inside Story of Japan's Challenge to Civilization Down to the Last Desperate Throw of Her Concealed Dictator
Bobbs Merrill 1938 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Bobbs Merrill, 1938 311 pp. A longtime resident of Japan warns of Japan's increasing culture of militarism and the power of General Jiro Minami, governor-general of Korea and in Scherer's view, the puppetmaster of behind Japan's turn to fascism and invasion of China. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Bookseller's sticker on front endpaper. Front hinge tender. Red cloth boards with gold-stamped titles are clean, bumped at corners. Dust jacket is bright, intact with some shelfwear along lower edge and one closed tear. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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14 Schurke, Paul Bering Bridge the Soviet-American Expedition from Siberia to Alaska
Duluth,MI Pfiefer-Hamilton 1989 First Cloth Very Good Good Jacket Signed
225 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Twelve Soviet and Americans set out from Siberia in mid-winter 1989 on an epic trek across 1000 miles of Arctic tundra. Ultimately the Bering Bridge Expedition led to an agreement allowing free travel across the Soviet-American border for the region's native population. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, Blue cloth boards are clean and undamaged save for a little bumping to spine ends. DJ is clean, bright with some shelfwear. In mylar jacket. 3000812. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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15 Smith, Edward Lee (Lt. Col., Ret.) And David W. Shaw Forgotten Heroes An American Sodier's Journey from Korea Through the Cold War 1927-2016
IN iUniverse 2016 153200981X / 9781532009815 First Trade Paperback As New Signed
6" x 9" 25, 119 pps. Text clean, tight, bright and unmarked. As New. Softcover with full-color, full-page photograph and dropped-out white type clean, tight and bright with no visible wear or damage. A dedication by author is on the fly-leaf. An African American soldier's view of the 20th century. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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16 Wright, H.C. Seppings With Togo: The Story of Seven months' Active Service Under His Command
London Hurst and Blackett, Ltd 1905 Hardcover Fair No Jacket 
London: Hurst and Blackett, Ltd., 1905 274 pp with numerous B&W plates. Text is tight, some comments in ink along margins, heavily foxed. One plate is repaired with tape. Black cloth boards with pastedown color illustration on front board are bumped at corners, spine ends. A journalist's account of the naval side of the Russo-Japanese War from the Japanese point of view. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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17 Yoo, Young H. New Concise English -Korean Dictionary Romanized
Korea Kei Rim Corperation 1964 First Hard Cover Good 
xviii, 335 pp. A concise pocket-sized dictionary plus a list of appreviations for Western governmental and NGO organizations in Korea, and a Korean alphabet. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Red leatherette boards are rubbed at extremities. Size: 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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18 Young, John, Dong-jae Lee, Byoung-hye Chang Learn Korean College Text Book 1
University of Maryland Far East Division 1972 Paperback Good 
University of Maryland Far East Division, 1972 369 pp. text is tigh and unmarked, Paper covers lightly soiled and bumped. Large Format Soft Cover. Good. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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